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Bahir Dar Institute of Technology (BiT / BDU) signed Memorandum Of Understanding with Indian Institute of Science (IISc.)

Bahir Dar Institute of Technology, Bahir Dar University delegates have traveled to India to cultivate collaborative research between BiT and Indians institutions. On May 2, 2017, BiT’s scientific director – Dr. Nigus Gabbiye signed MoU with first ranked Indian University, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore.

The scientific director has highlighted in his presentation about the specific objective and outcome in the MOU towards strengthening the research collaboration activities especially for postgraduate and PhD programs at BiT/BDU.

የባህር ዳር ቴክኖሎጂ ኢንስቲትዩት የ6 ወር የስራ አፈፃፀም ግምገማ አካሄደ

የኢንስቲትዩቱ በየደረጃው የሚገኙ የአካዳሚክና የአስተዳደር አመራሮች በበጀት ዓመቱ በ6 ወር በዝግጅትና በትግበራ ምዕራፍ ሊከናወኑ የታቀዱ ስራዎች ክንውን ውይይት ከየካቲት 16 -20/2009 ዓ.ም በጎንደር ከተማ አካሄደ፡፡ በወይይቱም በ6 ወር ውስጥ የታዩ ጠንካራና ደካማ ጎኖች እንዲሁም የመፍትሄ ሀሳቦች በዝርዝር ቀርቧዋል፡፡ በተጨማሪም በቀጣይ 6 ወራት ትኩረት የሚሹ ጉዳዮች ተለይተው እንዲተገበሩ የስራ መመሪያ ተሰጥቷል፡፡

ICAST-2017 Call for Papers Extended

The CALL FOR Papers for the 5th International Conference on Advancement of Science and Technology, ICAST-2017 has been extended.

BiT’s Faculty of Civil and Water Resources Engineering has conducted a consultative workshop

Today, the construction industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in Ethiopia influencing the socio-economic development process and contributing approximately 8% of the GDP. However, the industry’s current practices are relatively traditional and require means and methods to improve the process, environment, and culture through advancement in technology, research and innovative approach by integrating various stakeholders.

Call for Application (PhD in Postharvest Technology) The Postharvest Technology Chair unit in the faculty of Chemical and Food engineering at Bahir Dar Institute of Technology, Bahir Dar University, has started PhD program in Postharvest Technology in 2015 G.C Hence, for 2017 academic year, interested and qualified applicants are invited to apply.
Call for Papers ICAST-2017

 Bahir Dar Institute of Technology at Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia is pleased to announce its 5th International Conference, ICAST-2017 on May 19th and 20th, 2017.This conference serves as forum for the Universities, Educational Institutions, Research Organizations and Industries to interact and share knowledge, and further strengthen cooperation for the exchange of ideas among several likeminded individuals, academician and researchers. View Conference Website

Call for Technology Transfer

The University Industry Linkage and Community Service office Wants Staff to participate in technology transfer to the community. The Technology can  be new, copy, modified and also the technology must be completed and ready to transfer. Therefore, Interested staff can submit their proposals till December-19-2016 UIL-CS office. Download application form here.

Bahir Dar Institute of Technology-Bahir Dar University hosted a Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) EXCEED-SWINDON regional meeting

Bahir Dar Institute of Technology-Bahir Dar University hosted a Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) EXCEED-SWINDON regional meeting, from 10 to 14 November 2016 at Grand Resort & Spa-Bahir Dar. The regional meeting, gathered SSA network representative from University of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso; Maseno University, Kenya; Mekelle University and Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia, University of Malawi, Malawi; University of Kara, Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology, Kenya and University of Lomé, Togo.

Training on Project Scheduling with primavera and Contract administration Faculty of Civil and Water Resources engineering through Construction Technology and Management chair has conducted two consecutive training to faculties and physical project staffs. A total of 35 participants had attend both training by the sponsor of BDU Physical project office. The first training was Project planning and scheduling held from October 21-22, 2016. The training introduced on project planning, assigning resources to project, resource leveling, predicting project risks, scheduling with premavera software and evaluating project schedule.
Training on Geochemistry & Isotope Hydrology applications in Water Resources Management Faculty of Civil and Water Resources engineering through hydrology chair has conducted a training to faculties and graduate students on geochemistry and isotope hydrology applications in water resources management. There were 15 participants. The training introduced the applications of geochemistry and isotopes in hydrology, sampling of waters for lab analysis, how to present data, applications of Isotope hydrology using 18O-2H : H2O; 15N-18O: NO3; 222Rn; 13C-DIC; 3H; 14C and mass balance of geochemistry parameter (such as chloride) to separate baseflow from surface runoff.